SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia, June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Interros, a non-public funding group based by Vladimir Potanin over 30 years in the past, has change into a member of the consortium of traders for the Atomyze blockchain platform, mentioned Sergei Batekhin, CEO and Head of the Administration Board of Interros, throughout a session on digital monetary property on the St. Petersburg Worldwide Financial Discussion board.
Atomyze is a world digital market that may tokenize bodily property, services and make them accessible to a large buyer base, from massive industrial gamers to skilled and particular person traders. The primary issuer on the platform was Norilsk Nickel, the world’s largest producer of palladium and high-grade nickel and a significant producer of platinum and copper, by way of its personal World Palladium Fund (GPF). In December of final 12 months, Norilsk Nickel has issued the primary tokens involving steel contracts to its main industrial companions Traxys SA and Umicore SA.
GPF Change Traded Commodities (ETCs), backed by Nornickel’s metals, had been issued in January of 2021 and are listed on the London and Frankfurt inventory exchanges with extra listings on different exchanges to observe this 12 months.
“To ascertain our personal platforms for tokenization means to make sure a full-fledged infrastructure for the digital financial system, which is necessary from the standpoint of making certain digital equality of Russia with the world’s largest economies,” mentioned Sergei Batekhin.
The Atomyze platform, whose unbiased branches exist within the US and Swiss jurisdictions, is at present awaiting a license from the Financial institution of Russia.
On the finish of Might, the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) has requested the Central Financial institution to hurry up the licensing of tokenization platforms in Russia.
The Interros Group is among the largest personal funding firms in Russia, based by Vladimir Potanin in 1990. Since its inception, Interros has efficiently accomplished greater than 25 funding tasks. Drawing on a few years of profitable expertise within the Russian market and shareholder’s property we spend money on high-tech progressive tasks aimed toward growing Russia and bettering individuals’s lives, consistent with Vladimir Potanin’s coverage of transferring capital to the advantage of society. Interros’s diversified portfolio contains investments in metals & mining, actual property improvement, sports activities and tourism, prescribed drugs and personal fairness.
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